Moving dpm from 2012 server to 2012r2 server RRS feed

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  • Hi everybody !

    Im planing to move my dpm enviroment from server 2012 to server 2012r2 with a local Sql Database , i have read here that the Dpm migrtation is possible only if the 2 Servers are having the Same Operating System , someone have an idea?

    Monday, August 25, 2014 7:28 AM

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  • I asked a similar question in this post.

    Does it help?

    Best wishes


    Monday, August 25, 2014 11:04 AM
  • this is the case but is there a guide for the proccess ? 
    Sunday, September 7, 2014 12:05 PM
  • Hi,

    are you referring to upgrade DPM or Windows Server?

    If Windows Server 2012, you can do in-place upgrade.

    Reference:-Upgrading option for Win 2012 R2:-

    If refer to DPM, then DPM 2012 -> DPM 2012 SP1 -> DPM 2012 R2

    For reference, please refer to

    Lai (My blog:-

    Sunday, September 7, 2014 3:06 PM
  • i cant find an answer anywhere , all i could found is migrations to the same Operating Systems , Im planing to move from Windows Server 2012 with Dpm 2012 SP1 to Windows Server 2012 r2 With Dpm 2012 r2

    any ideas ???

    Thursday, September 11, 2014 11:38 AM
  • Hi,

    Please review the below thread (steps 1 -15) which will assist with your needs.


    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. Regards, Dwayne Jackson II. [MSFT] This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights."

    Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:42 PM